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At South Sudan UN Camps, IDPs Line Up for Cholera Vaccine

Simon Khan Lok was one of thousands of South Sudanese who lined up for a second oral cholera dose at a U.N. camp for the displaced this week. Last week, heavy rains washed trash and human waste under the plastic sheets Lok used to build the makeshift home he has lived in since fighting broke out in Juba three months ago before quickly spreading around the country, leaving him more vulnerable to water-borne diseases like cholera and hepatitis E. With the rainy season due to begin in...

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